Read the attached top tips for your exam tomorrow. Remember to also check the revision guide that was posted a couple of weeks ago.
I would say however be very wary of sentence types as this is covered by language
Please use the resources below to help you to revise ready for Monday morning.
Attached is a guide for all of the exams that you will sit for English for the mocks.
It should help you to effectively revise.
However, there are tasks for you to complete. You can’t just read it and hope for the best. Be active.
Use the Raise your game facts. You could also use the ‘Prison, me – no way!’ talk from a couple of years ago.
|Ensure that it is a Speech|
|• a clear address to an audience• effectively linked sections
• phrases that make it clear that an audience is being addressed
• a clear sign off e.g. ‘Thank you for listening’.
|Write to persuade|
|• formal• the introduction and main body only include your point of view
• evidence / statistics
• present tense
• modal verbs: could / should / would / may
• phrases to add information: also / in addition / furthermore
• causal conjunctions
• the conclusion states your view again and says what should happen now
Remember TECHNICAL Accuracy:
Have a look at this. This the first of a series of lectures on gcse texts aimed at those who want to get the highest grades at GCSE.
Hopefully you all have bought a copy of the text now. However if you don’t a link to an online copy is below.
To help you, here is a link to an online revision guide.